News - Buhari

APC Is The Party To Beat In 2015 - Buhari

5 years ago /
Politics 

Maj.-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, has urged eligible voters not to allow apathy to stop them from collecting their permanent voter cards to ensure they voted in 2015 general elections. Buhari made the appeal on Wednesday in Katsina during his mobilization tour to urge his supporters to collect and register for the new...

APC Governors, Buhari, Tambuwal Boycott Council Of State Meeting

5 years ago /
Nation 

According to reports gathered from Punch, all state governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress on Tuesday boycotted a meeting of the Council of State convened by President Goodluck Jonathan. None of them was also represented. As of the time the meeting started at 11.30am inside the Council Chamber...

2015 Elections: We’ll Flush Out PDP Like Ebola - APC

5 years ago /
Politics 

THE leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared that the party will take over government at the federal level in 2015.Chieftains of the party made this known at a mega rally held in Port Harcourt, on Saturday, to mark the seventh anniversary of the Governor Rotimi Amaechi-led administration...

APC Presidential Race: I Won’t Step Down – Kwankwaso

5 years ago /
Politics 

Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso Tuesday said he will not step down for anyone in the race for the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress. The Kano State governor is among APC’s four presidential aspirants, the others being retired General Muhammadu Buhari, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and Mr Sam Nda-Isaiah. Since Senator...

2015 Election: Jonathan Is The Easiest President To Unseat - Kwankwaso

5 years ago /
Politics 

Alhaji Rabiu Kwankwaso, a presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress on Wednesday said President Goodluck Jonathan is the easiest president to unseat. He said this in an interview with journalists in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital after his arrival for the APC governors’ meeting. Kwankwaso who is currently Kano State governor said the country is...

Audu Ogbeh Apologises To The #BringBackOurGirls (BBOG) For Calling Them APC Members

5 years ago /
Nation 

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Audu Ogbeh, yesterday apologised to the leaders of the #BringBackOurGirls (BBOG) group for calling them members of the APC. Ogbeh had at the formal declaration of former military Head of State and presidential aspirant, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, to announce his bid to...

Buhari’ll Serve One Term Like Mandela — Fashakin

5 years ago /
Politics 

A chief of the All Progressives Congress, Rotimi Fashakin, said a former Head of State and presidential aspirant, Maj-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) has pledged to serve only one term of four years if he emerged as President in 2015. Fashakin, who was the national publicity secretary of the defunct Congress for...

2015 Election: Fashola Debunk Speculations Of Being Running Mate To Buhari

5 years ago /
Politics 

Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola of Lagos State, yesterday, debunked rumours making the rounds that he planned to be the running mate of former Head of State, General Muhamadu Buhari (rtd.) in the 2015 Presidential elections. Speaking at an event commemorating his 2,700 days in office and account of stewardship in Ikeja,...

A Closing Argument For Buhari’s Case - APC

5 years ago /
Politics 

The stage is being set for the 2015 elections in Nigeria and the political gladiators have started throwing in their hats into the battle for whom would become president of the country in 2015. One man who has never shied away from declaring his interest to serve the country as...

President Jonathan Knows He Has Not Done Enough To Win In 2015 - General Buhari

5 years ago /
Politics 

All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential hopeful, General Muhammadu Buhari, said today it was evident that President Goodluck Jonathan knows he has not done enough for Nigerians to vote for him again since 2011. A statement by APC spokesman Rotimi Fashakin asserted that Mr. Jonathan knows that he has run an exclusive...

PDP Basking In Past Glory - Oyegun

5 years ago /
Nation 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has described the attitude of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)-led federal government on the chances of being defeated by the opposition party as uncertain and impractical. Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, the National Chairman of the party responding to the statement credited to Dr. Doyin Okupe, the president's...

Dokubo-Asari Threatens Not To Go Soft On Lai Mohammed Over $9.3m Arms Scandal

5 years ago /
Nation 

Mujahid Dokubo-Asari, Ex-militant and leader of the Niger Delta Peoples Volunteer Force, NDPVF hinted at what appeared a bit of violence Wednesday, with a threat of lawsuit or “self-help” against the spokesperson of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Lai Mohammed, for claiming he helped transport $9.3 million cash for arms...

APC Is Politising #BringBackOurGirls Movement – Presidency

5 years ago /
Politics 

On Thursday Hadiza Usman and Dino Melaye were accused by the presidency of politicizing the pain of the abducted Chibok schoolgirls. The presidency claims that the campaign was political and this was more confirmed after Audu Ogbeh a chieftain of All Progressives Congress said the party was proud that the campaign...

2015: Buhari/Fashola Ticket Will Defeat Jonathan - APC Leader

5 years ago /

Chief Ayo Akande, a leader of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos State, has said that the party would win the 2015 presidential elections if it chooses Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) as its presidential candidate and the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, as the running mate. Akande, made this known...

President Jonathan Tells Buhari: Conduct Your Presidential Campaign With Greater Regard For The Truth

5 years ago /
Nation 

We have noted with disappointment and regret, the reckless, baseless and unsupportable charges made against the Jonathan Administration yesterday by a supposed elder statesman, General Muhammadu Buhari. We wholly reject the allegations made by General Buhari against the Jonathan Administration at yesterday’s declaration of his intention to contest the 2015...

Buhari Picks APC Presidential Form

5 years ago /
Politics 

A former military Head of State, Major General Muhammadu Buhari has picked the presidential form of the All Progressives Congress at the party's national secretariat in Abuja. The retired general and APC chieftain had made his intention to vie for the nation's number one position under the platform of the APC...

Okupe: Buhari, Atiku Are Perpetual Failures

5 years ago /
Nation  Politics 

Senior Special Assistant to the President on Public Affairs, Doyin Okupe has described the declarations by the former head of states General Muhammadu Buhari and former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar to contest the nation’s number one seat as a huge joke. Okupe said both Buhari and Atiku are serial failures who...

Declaration Speech By General Muhammadu Buhari For Presidential Primaries, Abuja, October 15th, 2014

5 years ago /
Nation 

First I would like, Mr Chairman, if I may, pay tribute to Nigerians as a whole who are enduring all sorts of hardships and deprivations on a daily basis. Many millions are grappling with extreme poverty and barely eking out a living. Nearly all are in fear of their lives...

APC Bigwigs Storm Abuja For Buhari's Declaration

5 years ago /
Nation 

Top members of the All Progressives Congress stormed Eagles Square, Abuja Wednesday for the presidential declaration of APC chieftain General Muhammadu Buhari. The presence of the party topshots is in sharp contrast to that of former vice president Atiku Abubakar who made his intentions known last week as he did...

2015: Yoruba Youth Congress Endorses Buhari For APC Presidential Ticket

5 years ago /
Politics 

The Yoruba Youths Congress (YYC), a socio-cultural group, on Tuesday announced its endorsement of Maj.-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (Rtd) as the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate. Olalekan Hammed, the National Leader of the group, announced this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ibadan. Hammed said that the group believed Buhari...